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Air Commodore Satish Kumar Midha

Service No & Branch 13643 ADM
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 13 Jul 1974 Course: 54 GDOC Course
Service End: Retired on 29 Feb 2008 Superannuated
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 1993Acting Gp Capt : 14 Mar 2001Gp Capt : 01 Aug 2000Air Cmde : 01 May 2007
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

01 Jun 1986 - 01 Oct 1987Sqn LdrAir Defence CollegeMemaura Directing Staff
26 Sep 1994 - 22 Sep 1996Wg CdrAir Defence CollegeMemura Commanding Officer
02 Dec 2002 - 31 Aug 2004Gp CaptAFS New DelhiRace Course Chief Administration Officer
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vishist Seva Medal
Sqn LdrSatish Kumar Midha13643 ADMAward Date 26 Jan 1992Announced 26 Jan 1992
Details :

Sqn Ldr Satish Kumar Midha is on the posted strength of one of the Signal Units of Air Force and is attached to TACDE since May 89. During his tenure at TACDE, Sqn Ldr Midha worked as the staff in charge of training of Master Fighter Controllers (MFC). New concept of operational combat training for fighter controllers of the IAF was initiated in Aug 89 and the task assigned to TACDE. The officer performed his task with the highest degree of dedication and professionalism.

The task called for formalising training patterns and SOPs for operational control of interceptor aircraft. Trials were conducted to arrive at the optimum format of operational training. The curriculum was finalised after extensive deliberations. The sincerity of purpose, meticulous planning and determined approach, displayed by Squadron Leader Midha, led to the successful completion of the task.

He was also instrumental in disseminating operational solutions to the operators in the field through the conduct of capsules and orientation courses. This task was carried out with the highest degree of zeal and enthusiasm.

For having worked with selfless devotion and dedication during his stay at TACDE, and for displaying professional skill of the highest order, the President is pleased to award Vishisht Seva Medal to Sqn Ldr SK Midha.

Unit : TACDE
Reference : GoI19920126
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